2013 Agenda

  • Wednesday March 20th:
    • 6:00 pm Beer and good company at the hotel bar. John Gaudio will buy the first round.
  • Thursday March 21st:
    • 7:15 am Optional ski outing (details at right)
    • 7:30 pm Apr├Ęs-ski (details at right)
  • Friday March 22nd:
    • Optional High Speed Go Kart Racing, and a tour of SparkFun Electronics
      (details at right)
    • 7:30 pm Italian Feast! They’re opening up the hotel restaurant just for us, at the Crowne Plaza, and Chef Tim is preparing some delicious dishes. (Cost will be around $20-$35 per person.)
  • Saturday March 23rd:
    • 9:00 am – Opening Comments – Introductions – John Gaudio
    • 9:15 am – 10:15 am – Dave Grenewetzki – Behavior Modification using your iPhone
    • break
    • 11:45 am -12:30 pm – Dave Shaver – Lifestyle vs. Wealth Building Companies
    • 12:35 pm – 1:00 pm – Duane Russel – Turning a Hobby into a Business
    • 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Lunch
    • 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm – Dave Young – New Development Kits for Hardware Engineers
    • 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Andrea Shaver – High School/College/Business
    • 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm – Leonard Zerman – Electric Imp, Elance, Tech Basic, Lynda.com, Startup Weekend
    • 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm – Dinner on 16th Street Mall – Group 1: Maggiano’s Italian Restaurant; Group 2: Yard House
    • 8:45 pm – 9:30 pm – Lee Devlin – Tools for Monitoring Website Performance
    • 9:45 pm – 10:30 pm – Gary Skinner – Selling your business, earn out revisited
    • 10:30 pm – 12:30 am Assorted beers and great conversations until the last of us head off to bed.
  • Sunday March 24th:
    • 9:20 am – 10:40 am – Trevor Zylstra -COO Sparkfun Electronics – Sunday Keynote – Digital vs. Physical – Sparkfun Update
    • 11:25 am – 12:30 pm – Dave Young – Bluestamp Engineering
    • Break
    • 12:40 pm – 1:00 pm – Jordan Packard – Starting a Gaming Company
    • 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Mark Rokus/Heather Avery- The Geek Group
    • 1:45 pm – 2:00 pm – John Gaudio – EntConnect 2013 Wrap Up
    • Optional: Late, informal lunch 2 pm-4 pm